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Northern Territory Government looks for investment in new waterpark

The Northern Territory Government has released an Expressions of Interest for interested parties to invest in a water theme park in Darwin. Facilitating the development of “a new…

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Feb 20, 2018 Attractions / Government / Tourism / Waterparks /


Northern Territory Government looks to ‘turbocharge’ tourism

The Northern Territory Government is to spend $103 million to “turbocharge tourism”, with a tourism stimulus package that plans deliver more marketing, new tourism…

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Feb 16, 2018 Attractions / Government / Tourism / Waterparks /


Queensland Museum Chief Executive used corporate credit card for personal items

Professor Suzanne Miller, Chief Executive of the Queensland Museum and Queensland's Chief Scientist, allegedly used her corporate credit card to purchase a drone, high-pressure cleaner…

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Feb 13, 2018 Attractions / Government / Legal /


China invested nearly US$3 billion in school football facilities from 2015 to 2017

China’s Ministry of Education has advised of total spending of RMB19.6 billion (US$3 billion) in developing football within its education system over the past three years – the…

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Feb 12, 2018 Education / Government / Sport /


New funding for South Australian sport clubs to tackle drugs menace

The South Australian Government is to invest $300,000 over the next 18 months to support more than 15,000 members of South Australian sporting clubs through a program that helps prevent and…

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Feb 10, 2018 Government / Sport / Wellness /


First meeting of Beyond Tourism 2020 Steering Committee

Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo has convened the first meeting of the Beyond Tourism 2020 Steering Committee. The Committee represents a selection of…

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Feb 9, 2018 Government / Marketing / Tourism /


Federal Government provides $4 million for FFA’s Womens World Cup bid

Football Federation Australia (FFA) is to move to the final stages of a bid to host the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup with the support of the Australian Government. Satisfied that…

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Feb 6, 2018 Events / Government / Sport /


Tourism to generate 2.4 million new jobs in Indonesia

Newly released data from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) shows that the tourism industry is set to generate 2.4 million new jobs in Indonesia in the coming years. Speaking at…

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Feb 3, 2018 Environment / Government / Marketing / Tourism /


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